Jon knew Jenny was a romantic at heart; she subtly let him know she dreamed of a fairytale proposal with Jon on bended knee, ring in hand, in a beautiful private setting – after he had asked her father for her hand in marriage. So after Jon had asked her father (he said, “go ask her mother!”), her childhood best friend, and had purchased the ring, he whisked her away on a surprise “vacation” to Gateway, Colorado – home of red rock canyons, a beautiful secluded resort, and all the outdoor activities Jenny dreamed of one day doing, like hot air ballooning over Arches National Park!
Jon had planned a Surprise Proposal to Jenny on the third night, but on the second day, she was so unaware of his plans that she asked him “why haven’t you taken this relationship to the next level!” Jon felt like he was one day “too late”! But it worked to his advantage because the next night she was completely surprised! He took her to the outdoor amphitheater on the resort property. He had reserved a private dinner for two at sunset, complete with a custom meal and wines. When the main course was finished, Jon asked for the leftovers to be boxed. Having arranged for the ring to be brought out in the box instead of the food! Then, under a desert rainbow (another sign!), he got down on one knee and proposed amidst surprised tears of joy from an elated Jenny!
If you would like to plan a surprise proposal, we would love to be a part of your day. Check out some of our past photoshoots and contact us if when you are ready to book your session! We can’t wait to meet with you and plan a fun and unique shoot with you and your family!